Oracle Database Administrator (Option to work Remotely)

Our client is a leading Fin Tech company. The vacancy is open to candidates to either work remotely from any location or based in their Limassol Offices.

A minimum of 5 years previous experience is required.

Job Description

  • Managing databases on premises, as well as in the cloud (i.e. daily support, performance improvements, backups and replication)
  • Handling migration of large data sets between databases
  • Providing technical direction and guidance towards DB configuration
  • Effectively collaborating with all the departments to achieve operational and project goals
  • Working with the information security team to maintain security, access rights and compliance of the databases
  • Recommending and implementing emerging database technologies

Required Skills & Experience

  • BSc/MSc in Information Technology or any other relevant field
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar position, preferably in the financial services industry
  • Strong knowledge of Oracle 12c and later, RAC and DataGuard
  • Strong knowledge of Linux systems
  • Proficient understanding of high availability technologies in databases
  • Proficient in writing and optimizing SQL statements
  • Proficient in writing Shell scripts
  • Knowledge of cloud SQL Database environments (Azure, AWS RDS or Oracle Cloud) considered as an advantage
  • Proficient understanding of DB tuning
  • Experience in following technologies: MSSQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL or Redshift considered as an advantage
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to identify areas that need proactive updates, improved security and planned maintenance
  • Ability to communicate effectively

Remuneration & Benefits

  • Attractive salary package plus performance related bonus.
  • Private health insurance
  • Corporate pension fund